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Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Girls JV water polo beats Woodside 11-10

Sydney Schortgen, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


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With Woodside leading 3-1 after the first quarter, Carlmont bounced back in a nail-biter game with an end victory 11-10. With the season ending in the near future, the game on Thursday, October 11 was a great victory for the Scots. Both teams exchanged points for points, leaving the crowd astonished...

Cheerleaders raise pom-poms for breast cancer awareness

Cheerleaders raise pom-poms for breast cancer awareness

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


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When there’s a home football game, cheerleaders and the Screaming Scots are found sporting Scots' blue to show their support. However, Friday’s game against Capuchino High School was different. This time, pink became the new blue as Carlmont’s cheerleaders showed support towards breast cancer...

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Girls varsity volleyball falls to Menlo-Atherton

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018


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After four tight matches, the Menlo-Atherton (M-A) Bears took the win over the Carlmont Scots, bringing the Scots' record to 5-4. The Bears took the first lead of the game, but a missed serve and a kill from Clara Vltavsky, a senior, brought the score to 3-2, still in favor of M-A. However, a ...

JV girls water polo claims 10-6 victory over Dons

JV girls water polo claims 10-6 victory over Dons

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018


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Just minutes after the starting whistle, the girls JV water polo team jumped ahead with a lead that would bring them to a 10-6 victory against Aragon. Intensity was high from the start as shot after shot was made against both teams. However, it was Carlmont freshman Emma Elliot who scored the first goal of the match. Despite the Scots' strong defense, the Dons soon caught up with a goal by Aragon freshman, Jude Naber, ending the first quarter 1-1. According to freshman Anika Marino, Carlmo...

Girls freshman volleyball team beat Burlingame in two sets

Girls freshman volleyball team beat Burlingame in two sets

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


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“One, two, three, four! Everybody hit the floor!” A flurry of hands smack the ground. Then, the Carlmont girls’ freshman volleyball team all clap and cheer, “Ace!" In volleyball, an ace is a type of serve, and Carlmont had a lot of them in their game against Burlingame High School. On Sept. 26, Carlmont came out victoriou...

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Girls varsity volleyball sweeps Panthers

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


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Three matches were all it took for the girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win against the Burlingame Panthers, advancing their record to 4-3. The Panthers took the first lead of the game, but the Scots immediately fired back and closed the gap making the score 2-2. Carlmont struggled to make a...

Girls freshman volleyball team goes to three sets against Woodside

Girls freshman volleyball team goes to three sets against Woodside

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 24, 2018


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Energy — it determines how much a team is willing to win or lose. For Carlmont's girls freshman volleyball team, their energy fell in the second set against Woodside on Sept. 20. Carlmont wiped out Woodside in the first set with a score of 25-15. During the second set, Carlmont lost their momentum, and it resulted in a score of 21-25. After, however,...

Varsity football dominates Bearcats 28-7

Varsity football dominates Bearcats 28-7

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

September 17, 2018


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For the Scots, their non-league season began with losses against high division teams such as Sacred Heart Prep 21-6 and Terra Nova 21-10. However, as the Scots faced the Bearcats on Sept. 14, their string of victory is starting to take form, following their thrilling win against Mountain View on Sept. 7. Carlmont started the game off strong with each down bringing the Scots closer to the end zone....

Girls varsity volleyball wins first league game

Girls varsity volleyball wins first league game

Sean Vanderaa, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018


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Four thrilling matches were all it took for the Carlmont girls' varsity volleyball team to take the win over Aragon High School. The first match got off to a great start for the Scots. Led by Elizabeth Prozell, a senior, they took a 6-0 lead. The Aragon Dons battled back, however, eventually bringin...

Girls freshman volleyball team defeats Sacred Heart Preparatory in two sets

Girls freshman volleyball team defeats Sacred Heart Preparatory in two sets

Samantha Dahlberg, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018


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Pass. Set. Win. Old, simple tactics like these were used during the girls freshman volleyball team's third game on Tuesday, September 4, against Sacred Heart Preparatory. Carlmont creamed Sacred Heart Preparatory in the first set, scoring 25-8. During the second set, Carlmont defeated them again...

Girls Varsity volleyball falls to Archbishop Mitty in pre-season match

Girls Varsity volleyball falls to Archbishop Mitty in pre-season match

Kimberly Mitchell, Staff Writer

August 29, 2018


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Ranked number one in the state for the past five years, the Archbishop Mitty Monarchs defeated the Scots in a three set pre-season match on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Uncertainty filled the air as the Scots faced the Monarchs due to the fact that while the Monarchs ranked No.1 in the state last year, the last time the ...

Seniors sign to play college sports

Seniors sign to play college sports

Skylar Weiss, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018


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On Wed. May 23, Carlmont seniors publicly committed to playing on a college sports team during a signing ceremony. Parents, friends, and fellow teammates gathered in the Stogner Gym during lunchtime to give their loved ones support. Of those seniors, Josef Gonzalez, Henry Reich, Jackson Velschow,...

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